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After getting ripped for taking center Travis Frederick in the first round of this year’s draft, the Dallas Cowboys are happy with what they’ve seen so far during this weekend’s rookie mini camp.
“I thought it was evident in the last team drill,” offensive line coach Bill Callahan said, per the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “There was more tempo, and he was in and out of the huddle a lot faster. He was more aggressive getting to the line, making the calls, and then hustling back and getting everybody re-huddled – just those simple mechanics that you take for granted sometimes. We’re trying to get them established on a Day 1 practice.”
Frederick is looking to prove people wrong.
“For me, it’s just about going out and playing the way I played in college and playing the way that I know that I can play, and taking advantage of the tremendous coaching,” Frederick said. “Coach Callahan’s a tremendous coach. I think he can make me a lot better player than I have been. If I can work as hard as
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According to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Cowboys’ rookie running back Joseph Randle will be limited until training camp as he continues to work his way back from thumb surgery. Cowboys owner/GM Jerry Jones says they knew about Randle’s thumb when they drafted him. “It’s certainly a restriction on his thumb, but I think candidly there are a lot of things we can do out here...
While many viewed Wisconsin center Travis Frederick as a definite 3rd round pick, the Dallas Cowboys saw otherwise, snatching him much to the surprise of everyone in the first round, 31st overall.
As he took the field to start the Cowboys' rookie minicamp, he told reporters that he's ready for the challenge and looks to erase all the doubts fans and scouts have about him...
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told the media that he’d like to keep offensive lineman Doug Free.
“I’d like to keep him,” Jones said, per he Fort Worth Star-Telegram. “We think that Doug Free can be an important part of the team. He’s been here. We know him. We think that with what we’re doing in other parts of our offense, certainly in the offensive line, that this...
Dallas Cowboys left tackle Tyron Smith has been taking karate lessons this offseason to help out with his hand-eye coordination.
“They did karate to get their hands quicker and smoother,” Smith said. “It’s more about hand-eye coordination. Right now, I’m trying to get our offensive line into it.”
Smith plans on putting on another 10 pounds.
“I just want to be a better...
When Emmitt Smith watches Tony Romo he sees a player who has matured during his seven seasons as the Dallas Cowboys' starting quarterback.
And because of that, Smith said Friday night that Romo shouldnt have trouble handling the pressure that comes with signing a six-year, 108 million contract extension.
"I'm happy for him," Smith said. You can never knock a man...
DALLAS There's another Staubach pulling out wins in Dallas these days.
Now it's Jennifer Staubach Gates, father of former Dallas Cowboys legend and Pro Football Hall of Famer Roger Staubach.
Staubach Gates won election to the Dallas City Council on Saturday, besting her opponent by a nearly 2-1 margin.
Staubach Gates looks like her mother, Marianne, but competes like...
IRVING, Texas (AP) -- The Dallas Cowboys have signed linebacker DeVonte Holloman, their sixth-round draft pick, to a four-year contract.
Holloman's deal was announced Friday along with the signings of 15 undrafted rookie free agents, including Akron quarterback Dalton Williams.
The Cowboys had four new linebackers for the first day of rookie minicamp in Brandon Magee of Arizona...
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has undergone surgery to repair the retina in his left eye.
Jones had sunglasses on while talking to reporters at the first day of rookie minicamp Friday. He did take the glasses off long enough to reveal the swollen eye.
The 70-year-old Jones said the eye should be fine. He said he didn't know when it was injured, and it could have been as...
Considering Jason Garrett is the Head Coach, you would think he should have an idea by now. But, we know who is the “REAL” Head Coach of the Cowboys and it isn’t Garrett.
When Cowboys coach Jason Garrett was asked Saturday if he knew who was going to call offensive plays this year, he didn’t offer a concrete answer.
“We haven’t made a decision on that,” Garrett said...
Dallas Cowboys offensive guard, Charles Bryant, has left the club. Not much else is known at this time as to why Bryant is no longer with the team.
Bryant spent a few seasons on the San Diego Chargers practice squad before signing with the Cowboys in February. He was an undrafted player out of Memphis.
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Dez Bryant spoke about the light going on for him late last season, when even with a broken finger, he put up monster numbers.
Now entering his fourth year in the league, Bryant is expected to put up monster numbers week in and week out. Bryant for his part is prepared to play like a star, and according to ESPN Dallas, ‘isn’t playing any more games.”
It’s a whole different...
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